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New diagnostic guidelines were discussed at an international Alzheimer's meeting in Hawaii recently. These guidelines have much to offer, but also leave us much to consider when it comes to "unintended consequences" - the problems that come along with so many basically good strides in health care, legislation and research.I think of the The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) as an example.

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